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The Taybank

Tay Terrace, Dunkeld PH8 0AQ, Scotland
+44 1350 727340
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“burger” (24 reviews)
“duck” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Tay Terrace, Dunkeld PH8 0AQ, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Whilst staying overnight in a nearby Hotel we nipped in here for a beer. Inside was very bare and noisy. Not my scene and the barman who served me appeared a little worse for wear! Not to be a snob we took our beer, smiled...More

Thank bluenosejock1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came to Dunkeld 6 years ago and were recommended this place, what an awful experience we had, the place was filthy and on its last legs and the famous stovies were dreadful. This time however was a completely different story, the building and garden...More

1  Thank Davidthe3rd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came to the Taybank for the music event (the big tay out) they have each year. It was a day to remember, we sat in the garden all day listening to the live bands in the glorious sunshine. we left to go for dinner and...More

1  Thank pauledgar2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Found this spot on TripAdvisor and was not disappointed. Got there on a fantastic sunny day, ordered at the bar and sat outside watching the river. Dog friendly pub as well so very pleased. We had the fish and the kids had burgers.

1  Thank Mfowles
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love coming to Dunkeld and The Taybank never lets me down. Visited for three days and the weather was stunning... so spent all three sat outside this fine establishment.Great food great beer friendly staff and a perfect location..NOT TO SHABBY

Thank r0ssaitken
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We dined here one Sunday lunch a few weeks ago. What a huge difference to the filthy hovel it used to be..service was great.The sea bass was perfectly cooked as was the confit of duck. Panna cotta was a let down, a bit too rubbery....More

Thank Graham H
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

We visited this pub on the way back to Dungarthill estate from the Hermitage. What a great find it was. From the charming staff, to the warm friendly setting and via the relaxing garden on the river bank, it was a great experience, one that...More

Thank roamingleyther
Reviewed April 11, 2018

Met a friend in Dunkeld and popped in here for an early dinner at his recommendation. It's an attractive place with a great position looking over the river and bridge. The bar is warm and welcoming with a mix of families, friends and active types....More

Thank Karnicle
Reviewed April 10, 2018

Booked the Taybank for 10 people for lunch. The food was really,really good! You must try here for lunch. Food was freshly prepared and nicely presented, the staff were busy but pleasant . I've not been to the Taybank for a couple of years but...More

1  Thank georgewhite1885
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

We’ve eaten twice here in one week; one lunch and one dinner. Same menu. Excellent pigeon with fig and black pudding and menu looks great with ox cheek and duck confit as mains. Unfortunately both times no ox or duck! (Hence loss of a star)...More

Thank drcarol66
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August 15, 2017|
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Response from sandravickery | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do
February 9, 2016|
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Response from R0se1960 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I think there is entertainment on most weekends. Certainly when we were there there was entertainment both nights we were in.
Gillian H
October 9, 2015|
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Response from LucyAlexa | Property representative |
Yes, the Taybank is dog friendly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $33
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Scenic view, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tay Terrace, Dunkeld PH8 0AQ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Perth and Kinross  >  Dunkeld
  • Phone Number: +44 1350 727340
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Public house and venue situated on the banks of the river Tay, in Highland Perthshire. The Taybank changed hands in Summer 2014 and is currently undergoing some much needed, and significant renovation work. During the renovation, the bar has been open, the kitchen continues to get better and better under the supervision of our fantastic new head chef, and our music sessions play on... Please check our facebook page for up and coming events...
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